“Back to Bach” highlights Baroque era
Presented by Salisbury Singers Inc.
November 10, 2012
WORCESTER, MA - Salisbury Singers, a critically-acclaimed chorus serving Central Massachusetts, will present “Back to Bach” on Saturday, November 10 at 7:30 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 73 Lancaster Street. This exciting concert will highlight the Baroque era, featuring the extraordinary music of J.S. Bach. Works will include Cantata 71 God is My King, along with the Magnificat in D, with its superb mixture of intense organization, great lyrical beauty and an opening chorus that is one of the most breathtaking in all of Baroque music. The Salisbury Singers will be accompanied by the Bach Consort of Worcester. Soloists include: Jean Danton, soprano, Carrie Cheron, mezzo-soprano, Jason McStoots, tenor, and Thomas Jones, baritone. The Singers are directed by Dr. Michelle Graveline. Assistant conductor Joshua Rohde will also take the podium for a portion of the concert.